Why Earn a Degree in Ministry Leadership Studies?
The ministry leadership studies major presents a balance between training in ministry skills, organization and administration, and the nurture and care of people within a ministry context. Effective and practical, your program of study will teach you timely, ethical, and Biblical leadership principles. In today’s world of diverse ministry, you will be prepared to jump into a broad variety of ministries upon graduation. You are encouraged to work with your advisor to choose electives that can be tailored to your unique ministry interests.
What Can I Do With This Degree?
Pastor (lead, associate, executive)
Director of Children’s Ministries
Student Ministry Pastor
Discipleship/Small Group Pastor
Parachurch worker (for example, CRU)
Non-Profit/social agency worker
Chart Your Path. Launch Your Future.
“PBA provided me ample opportunities to succeed in my line of work. I learned how to apply Biblical principles and practical ministry from my classes to everyday situations.”
Rob Guinta ’15
The School of Ministry is all about equipping. We equip passionate young people with the earthly tools and spiritual perspective needed to create positive change in the world guided by the Word of God. We promise a connected, engaging and fulfilling learning experience that will equip you to use your gifts for His Glory. Our programs prepare students through expert instruction in Bible, theology, history and real-world ministry skills.
As a student majoring in any of the undergraduate programs offered in the School of Ministry, you’ll wade into an ocean of diverse learning opportunities designed to prepare you to positively impact lives.
- Gain specialized training in ministry
- Experience spiritual growth with a deeper understanding of God and His Word
- Practice your ministry abilities through internships, practicum experiences and field service activities
- And travel on any of PBA’s more than 20 annual mission trips
Learn more about your classes and requirements in the course catalog.
The School of Ministry
Lead with faith, learn to use your gifts for God, and become a world-changer in PBA’s School of Ministry.